Web host

Web host

A dedicated Web server or shared Web server on the Internet. The term may also refer to the organization that operates the servers. See Web hosting.
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By contrast, when you outsource your Web hosting needs, you are contracting with a Web host provider who will manage your site on its own servers, at its own location.
The relationship between you and your Web host provider ultimately will be based on your service contract and the provisions and rights specified therein.
The Internet economy now encompasses and affects far more than just the IT industry that fostered it, and Web hosting forms a core component of this economy because in many respects hosting is its platform or foundation; without Web hosts there would be no World Wide Web, which is now the leading Internet service.